"Working together in Philadelphia to achieve
immunizations across a lifespan"


Please join us for a live webinar presented by The Pennsylvania Immunization Coalition (PAIC) and the PA Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (PA AAP)

“Let’s Talk: Addressing Disparities in Immunization”

Thursday, December 3, 2020

12:15 PM to 1:15 PM

 Join us virtually for a presentation and discussion with Kristen Feemster, MD MPH MSHP FAAP and Johanna Vidal-Phelan, MD MBA FAAP

To register: https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/OTk4Mzg=

Questions in advance? Email us at awishner@paaap.org


Kristen Feemster, MD MPH MSHP FAAP – Adjunct Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine; Research Director for the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP); Global Director, Medical Affairs, Merck & Co, In.

Johana Vidal-Phelan, MD MBA FAAP – Senior Medical Director-Pediatrics at UPMC Insurance Division, General Pediatrician at Hamilton Health Center

This presentation provides background, resources, and strategies for physicians, other providers, practice staff, pediatric and family medicine students and residents, nurses, immunization coalitions, and others involved with vaccination to better communicate with and serve all communities. 

Session Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Identify sources of data on immunization disparities.
  • Discuss ways in which informal and social media communication can magnify immunization myths.
  • Identify effective communication strategies for different communities.

We hope to see you there!